Organizing your photos and videos can be a really challenging and overwhelming task to do especially if your gallery has dozens of photos stored. Luckily there are many free photo managing apps you can use to make organizing your gallery or photos easier and hassle-free.
Here are some of the best Android apps you can use to help organize your photos and videos.
#1 Google Photos
Developer: Google LLC
Download (Google Play): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.apps.photos
Google Photos is a photo and video storage app developed by Google. It is best known for its very easy and flexible Back up & Sync function where you can store your photos to your Google account so you can free up some storage space on your phone memory. It also has automatic functions such as the creation of albums, animations, panoramas, and more.
Developer: AtomicAdd Team
Download (Google Play): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.atomicadd.fotos
A+ Gallery is a free android photo and video organizer app. Its additional features include organizing photos and videos according to when and where the photos are taken. It also has a feature that lets you hide your private photos in a password-protected vault. These hidden photos and videos will not be visible in your system gallery and other apps. It also lets you sync and backup your photos in either Dropbox, Facebook, or Amazon Cloud Drive.
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Developer: Amazon Mobile LLC
Download (Google Play): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.amazon.clouddrive.photos
Amazon Photos is an online storage app made to secure your photos and videos. You get to have 5 GB for storing your photos and videos and get unlimited storage for photos + 5 GB storage for videos when you subscribe for a Prime membership. What is special about being a Prime member is that you can search for photos just by keyword search or by searching the locations, date, etc. Prime membership will also have a “This Day” feature where you will be shown a photo you took at the same time in the last years.
Download (Google Play): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=media.album.photo.gallery
Photo Gallery & Album by Easyelife is a photo preview and manager app. It has a simple interface and options which makes organizing and managing your photos easy. It allows you to encrypt or protect your selected photos. It supports multiple image formats that are usually not recognized by your system gallery. You can preview your photos or a specific album as a slideshow. You can also do simple photo editing from this app directly such as rotate, shrink, crop, and more.
Developer: Simple Mobile Tools
Download (Google Play): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.simplemobiletools.gallery
Simple Gallery is an offline photo manager and file organizer. This app can help organize your photos since this can filter your gallery by its file type and you can group albums by date taken, folder name, and more. Another great feature of this app is that it has an option to show hidden files. Once you select this feature, it shows all the image and video files stored in your phone including app stickers, temporary thumbnails, and the like.
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Download (Google Play): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=photo.album.galleryvault.photogallery
Photo Gallery & Album by iJoysoft is a photo and album manager. It is fast, simple, and lightweight. It has a separate Album section which makes browsing into albums easy. One of its key features is the option to set a privacy album and encrypt your photos. You can set a patterned password or a passcode password to protect your selected photos. You can also do simple photo editings such as basic photo adjustments, filters, doodles, creation of collage, and more.
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Developer: mixi, Inc.
Download (Google Play): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=us.mitene
FamilyAlbum is an online photo manager and organizer whose main goal is to safely share and organize your photos and videos to family members. This app is best for parents who want to safeguard all the precious memories of their families and they can share this to other family members who are far away. One of its key features is that it automatically creates memories into short movies. Its security and privacy feature let you choose which family members can view or which photos are only for the eyes of you and your partner.
Developer: Ripplex Inc.
Download (Google Play): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=jp.scn.android
Scene is a free photo app organizer that automatically sorts your pictures by date. Organizing pictures into albums is made easy since you can just select the photos and drag them to the album of your choice. With this, creating themes for your albums will be easier. You can also find your old photos with their Calendar View and Smart Slider features.
Developer: FreshC Apps Gallery
Download (Google Play): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=photo.gallery.imageeditor
Photo Album, Image Gallery & Editor by FreshC Apps Gallery is a simple alternative to your system gallery. It has a very simple and elegant interface in which you can customize the color theme. It can organize images and create albums as well as edit images. It automatically sorts and organizes your photos by date, folder, or location. You can also hide private photos.
Developer: Seelye Engineering
Download (Google Play): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.fstop.photo
F-Stop Gallery is a gallery organizer app that provides professional tools as well as a clean interface. It displays your images at a fast speed and lets you access them faster with their Bookmark feature. You can also tag your photos to help you find your photo easily just by searching the tag. The tags can be read by other apps such as Lightroom and Picasa. This also creates albums automatically which is based on top rated images, photo orientation, tag, location, and more.
We tend to forget to organize our phone gallery especially when our system gallery already does some of the work for us. It is still nice to organize your photos to albums or create a collage or back up and let go of some of your old photos. This to make more space for your phone and to make your gallery easier to view.